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Testing of computers. Computer connection socket being tested by firing a spark of electricity at it. This quality control check tests whether that the component will be resistant to damage from static electricity. Static electricity can build up on objects and people. The sudden surge in current which occurs when the static discharges through a spark can damage some sensitive electronic components.
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